Tag Archive: health

Why Is The Church So Few, Feeble & Fruitless In 2017? An Answer From 1885.

J.C. Ryle wrote the following in 1885 describing the reasons for the lack of health in the Church in England then…like a scalpel how precise it is for the overall state of the… Continue reading

Commitment To A Local Church 2

Without realizing it, many view a local church like an oasis on the highway on a road trip: many will stop there on a journey to get what they need to continue the… Continue reading

Biblical Foundations 15: God’s Character 3: Comfort (Isaiah 51)

We continue this post to examine the foundation of this local church, the cornerstones on which Jesus is building HIS Church: Why does God have us attending HERE? . What is the Holy… Continue reading

True-ing Gum II: More Truth To Chew On Everyday…

366 Daily Thoughts To Soak In This Year   Compiled October 2nd, 2013—September 2nd, 2014   Dearest Readers~ Some loathe the practice of taking quotes from outside of the Bible and including them… Continue reading

The Importance Of Meeting Together With Christians Outside of Church…

While different local churches call them different names–small group, community group, cell group, life group, etc.–it is important for Christians to meet together regularly with other Christians outside of Sunday morning. Here are… Continue reading

God Wants To Use Us DESPITE Our Shortcomings!!!

If musical instruments could talk, what would they say is their deepest wish/desire? TO BE PLAYED! To have beautiful music played through them by a virtuoso (expert) musician. The same is true for… Continue reading

Steps For A Prayer And Worship Gathering At Home Or Church…

There are six sections below, each one taking about 10-15 minutes total depending on the length of prayer. Theme: Perseverance In Suffering PART I: Perseverance for Christians Song Suggestion: “Lord I Need You”… Continue reading

Haunting Verses of the Bible III: Forgiveness

“For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your… Continue reading

Appendectomy A-musings…

  Well, thank the LORD, the fantastic staff at Lake Forest Hospital, my amazing wife, and all of you: I am now at home recovering from an emergency appendectomy, sore but snug in… Continue reading